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Cracks discovered on British High Speed Trains

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Rail operators in England have launched snap inspections of their fleets of high-speed trains after cracks were found in carriages. Passengers have been warned of delays and service cancellations. The Great Western Railway (GWR), the London North Eastern Railway (LNER), Hull Trains, and the TransPennine Express (TPE) suspended some services out of London on Saturday morning. This means that train services...

USA Money Printing and Shopping Survival Scheme

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America has turned into a consumption economy, according to veteran stockbroker Peter Schiff, who points out that economies can’t run on consumption because then they become bubble economies. According to Schiff, a vibrant healthy economy needs production, because you cannot consume what is not first produced. Since our economy is so weak and we’re unable to produce the things that we’re...

British flotilla preparing to launch attacks on Syria

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As part of the largest ever deployment of carrier based F-35 stealth fighters, the joint British and U.S. carrier group led by the warship HMS Queen Elizabeth will briefly deploy to the Middle East for operations against Syrian enemy positions. The short term nature of the deployment, and the fact that only eight British aircraft are deployed on the ship,...

Clashes between Israeli Police and Palestinians in Jerusalem

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The recent weeks have seen heated tensions between Jews and Arabs, particularly with the possible eviction of dozens of Palestinian families from Jerusalem's Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood fueling the situation. The city of Jerusalem saw heated squabbles between Palestinians and Israeli riot police on late Friday, with the latter saying that Palestinian worshipers who arrived at the Temple Mount started "disturbing...

AstraZeneca shot linked to rare IMMUNE DISORDER

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The European Medicines Agency (EMA) is investigating reports of AstraZeneca’s Covid-19 vaccine causing Guillain-Barre syndrome, as the pharmaceutical company remains embroiled in controversy over the jab’s link to blood clotting. In a meeting this week, the European Medicines Agency’s Pharmacovigilance Risk Assessment Committee (PRAC) revealed that it was “assessing reports” of the rare immune system disorder being found in people...

China suspends Economic Talks with Australia

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Beijing has axed a high-level channel for economic talks with Canberra, blasting Australian leaders for having a “Cold War mentality” after the country canceled two contracts linked to its Belt and Road project. In a harshly worded statement, China’s economic planner, the National Development and Reform Commission, said the China-Australia Strategic Economic Dialogue would be paused indefinitely. Some Australian Commonwealth Government...

French Fisherman protest might lead to Black Out in Jersey

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French fishermen have sailed their vessels to the port of St Helier to stage a protest at the lack of full fishing licenses issued to French fishermen since Brexit, while Britain deployed two sizeable naval vessels nearby. Data from marinetraffic.com shows around 25 French-registered vessels stationed just outside Jersey’s main port, although some eyewitnesses claim there are more. The trawler-men are protesting...

The Central Bank of Russia dumps US Dollar & British Pound

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The Central Bank of Russia (CBR) said in its annual report that in 2020 it reduced the share of the euro, the dollar and the pound in the country's international reserves in favor of gold, yuan and other currencies. Thus, the share of the euro in Russia’s forex reserves decreased over the past year by 1.6 percentage points to 29.2%...

Big Tech has turned Free Speech into a Prison Camp

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I once thought the internet would have the same effect on corporate media gatekeepers as the AK-47 had on colonial empires in Africa. That was before Big Tech turned that promise of freedom into the second coming of feudalism. Wednesday’s decision by Facebook’s “Oversight Board” to extend the ban on 45th US President Donald Trump is just the latest example,...

Time has expired for Netanyahu to form new Israeli Government

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After Benjamin Netanyahu missed the next deadline to form a new government, the Israel's President picks Yair Lapid to start negotiations and form a new government in Israel. The Yesh Atid party leader has the best chance of forming a coalition. The announcement came as Netanyahu's deadline to form a new government expired. The prime minister was unable to reach...

Brazil’s main culprits of deforestation is Agriculture

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Speaking at the climate summit held last week, Bolsonaro pledged to end illegal deforestation by 2030 and to double the funds for environmental reinforcement. However, Bolsonaro’s proposals were not novel. In 2015, former President Dilma Roussef had already set 2030 as the date by which Brazil aimed to reach “zero illegal deforestation.” By 2020, however, Bolsonaro had dropped the pledge...

Europe plans to block or better control Chinese Investments

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The EU in Brussels is seeking to strengthen its ability to control Chinese inroads into Europe’s economy, with proposed new powers to probe state-backed foreign companies seeking to snap up European firms. Brussels seeks powers to investigate foreign bids for European firms with sales of 500 million euros or more in order to avoid Chinese control over its cash trapped...

Russian Submarines are the Power of the Future

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There is an ongoing dispute in the Russian expert community about the future of the Russian fleet. So far, one thing is clear. The state needs a robust merchant fleet as much as it needs a strong navy. Normally, the planning horizon in the shipbuilding industry can’t be less than 30 years into the future – everyone seems to be...

G7 turning into the Anti-China Alliance?

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The G7 started out as the G6 in the 1970's when the club included France, Britain, West Germany, Italy, Japan and the United States. Canada was later invited to join but the club has since refused entry to new members. Foreign ministers from the Group of Seven countries are holding a summit in London with climate change, Myanmar, Libya, Syria...

Biden is preparing to force Americans to take the Medical shot

US President Joe Biden has announced that his administration now aims to have 70% of the population partially vaccinated and 160 million fully protected by July 4, 2021. Biden also pleaded with skeptics to get the medical test shot. With his administration meeting its goal of administering 200 million doses of coronavirus vaccines in its first 100 days, Biden set...

US Navy ready to deploy F-35’s on Aircraft Carriers

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As the Navy approaches the first-ever deployment of its advanced carrier air wing – with the fifth-generation F-35C Joint Strike Fighter paired with the CMV-22B Osprey to serve as the carrier onboard delivery plane. From USS Carl Vinson (CVN-70) and Carrier Air Wing 2 say they’ve ironed out many integration issues between the ship and the two new aircraft types...

Repair of 271.000 US Bridges will take until 2071 to Finish

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Every 4 years the American Society of Civil Engineers measures the conditions of bridge, water and transportation infrastructure within the USA. There are more than 671.000 bridges across the USA, of which 7.5% are considered structurally deficient and in very poor condition. The findings of the American Society of Civil Engineers were published through the Infrastructure Report Card, where America's Cumulative...

Japan starts up Nuclear Reactors to slash Greenhouse gas emissions

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Japan is poised to fire up its idle nuclear reactors, as Tokyo leaps a major hurdle to bring its mothballed nuclear sector back online after the Fukushima disaster. Three dormant, 40-year-old Japanese nuclear reactors were approved to resume operations on Wednesday, overturning policies adopted after the 2011 Fukushima catastrophe with major ramifications for the energy sector. The move, which was widely...

Florida residents in uproar over Jurassic Park experiment

Florida residents are furious as scientists prepare to release hundreds of millions of genetically modified mosquitoes into their communities. The experiment, led by British biotech company Oxitec, will see around 750 million male mosquitoes sent out into the Florida Keys over the next two years in an attempt to control the population of an invasive, disease carrying species which has...

France on the Verge of Civil War

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A group of over 1,200 French generals, officers, service members and police personnel signed an open letter to the French government last week urging it to act against radical ideologies and religious extremism to prevent a civil war and the disintegration of the Fifth Republic. The letter has sparked a major debate throughout France. Rachida Dati, mayor of the 7th...

USA Totally Collapsing under Biden Administration

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Legendary Sex Pistols front-man Johnny Rotten has warned that America is collapsing under Biden because of the ‘woke’ crap being embraced by the Democratic Party. You have a Democrat party that doesn’t respect anything but the latest delusional fashion trend and that’s to the destruction of America, Rotten, also known as John Lydon, told the UK Times in a recent...

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